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Dáil debates

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

2:40 pm

Photo of Pat GallagherPat Gallagher (Donegal, Fianna Fail)
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I call the Government Chief Whip, Deputy Regina Doherty.

Photo of Regina DohertyRegina Doherty (Meath East, Fine Gael)
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I propose that the sitting now be suspended until 7.30 p.m.

Photo of Regina DohertyRegina Doherty (Meath East, Fine Gael)
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I just do what I am told.

Photo of Michael Healy-RaeMichael Healy-Rae (Kerry, Independent)
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That is not a reason.

Photo of Pat GallagherPat Gallagher (Donegal, Fianna Fail)
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The Government Chief Whip is proposing that the House suspends until 7.30 p.m. Is that agreed? Agreed.

Sitting suspended at 6.35 p.m. and resumed at 7.30 p.m.

2:45 pm

Photo of Seán Ó FearghaílSeán Ó Fearghaíl (Ceann Comhairle; Kildare South, Ceann Comhairle)
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I understand the Government Chief Whip has a further business proposal to make.

Photo of Regina DohertyRegina Doherty (Meath East, Fine Gael)
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Apologies. With the agreement of the House, I propose a further 15 minute recess.

Photo of Seán Ó FearghaílSeán Ó Fearghaíl (Ceann Comhairle; Kildare South, Ceann Comhairle)
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Is that agreed? Agreed.

Sitting suspended at 7.35 p.m. and resumed at 7.50 p.m.